Maritime UAV demand bolstered by renewed global oceanic surveillance requirements




Piaggio's prototype Hammerhead MALE UAV at Farnborough Airshow. Photo: Richard de Silva Demand for maritime unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) is soaring as governments identify an enduring need to invest in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems. This is a civilian and commercial requirement as much as a military one – the recent examples of missing Malaysian Airline Flight MH370 and the loss of the small UK sailing yacht Cheeki Rafiki present stark evidence of that. In th...
To continue reading this story

Learn More   Existing Users